| Nov 23, 2012
| 7:13 AM
There's been no word from Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa’s top appointee on the Board of Public Works after her leave-of-absence announcement in the wake of a child endangerment investigation....
| Nov 23, 2012
| 4:04 PM
The father of L.A. Board of Public Works President Andrea Alarcon said that he is proud of his daughter's efforts as a parent and declared that she has his "full support" in the wake of media reports that she is being investigated on suspicion of child...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 11:14 AM
Prosecutors in San Bernardino County offered a deal to Los Angeles Board of Public Works president Andrea Alarcon that would require her to plead guilty to drunken driving and child endangerment stemming from her arrest near Running Springs two days...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 6:07 PM
Promising to lead “without regard to politics or partisanship," Jackie Lacey was sworn in Monday as Los Angeles County’s first female and first African American district attorney. Lacey, 55, giggled briefly as she raised her right hand for the...
| Jan 16, 2013
It's a tidy coincidence that Jackie Lacey, newly elected as Los Angeles County's first female and first African American district attorney, is a graduate of the city's Susan Miller Dorsey High School, named for L.A.'s first female schools superintendent....
| Oct 2, 2012
| 3:40 PM
LOS ANGELES -- A Los Angeles judge ruled Tuesday that City Councilman Richard Alarcon and his wife should face trial on voter fraud and perjury charges.
Superior Court Judge M.L. Villar de Longoria found that there is "more than substantial" evidence...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 5:50 PM
Former Los Angeles County Dist. Atty. Steve Cooley and former Deputy Dist. Atty. Alan Jackson have joined a high-stakes Hollywood legal battle related to the failed movie business dealings of construction magnate Ron Tutor and a partner.
| Jun 11, 2013
| 4:08 PM
Los Angeles County Dist. Atty. Jackie Lacey announced Tuesday that she has issued new policies on when to disclose information about police officer misconduct and other evidence to defense attorneys.
The move drew praise from the American Civil...
| May 31, 2013
| 11:36 AM
Los Angeles Mayor-elect Eric Garcetti announced Friday that he has chosen one of his longtime advisors to serve as director of his transition team, helping him identify the hundreds of people who will work in his office and serve as political appointees....
| Oct 22, 2012
| 5:36 PM
LOS ANGELES -- Embattled L.A. County Assessor John Noguez will remain behind bars, for now, after a judge rejected defense requests to lower the bail to $100,000.
She instead set bail at $1.16 million, which corresponds to the amount the district...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 3:55 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Promising to lead “without regard to politics or partisanship," Jackie Lacey was sworn in Monday as Los Angeles County’s first female and first African American district attorney.
Lacey, 55, giggled briefly as she raised her right hand for...